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What is Content Marketing? Let’s Hear from a Marketing Manager

Everything you need to know about content marketing in a nutshell We all spend a good amount of time consuming …
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Data-Driven Logistics: Leveraging Technology for Improved Supply Chain Efficiency

Want to improve supply chain efficiency? Keep reading. Managing logistics can be exhausting – and at times even impossible to …
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A Guide to Keyed-in Transactions – The Dos and Don’ts

Deep-dive into how “manually keyed” or “keyed-in transactions” impact your business. There are times when instead of swiping a debit …
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Credit Card Interchange Fees: How They Impact Your Business

Your guide to understanding credit card interchange fees, created by an expert! You want the best for your business, and …
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Top 10 Front-end Technologies for Programmers

Front-end technologies to watch out for in 2024. We have a list! Successful software and web development can be engineered …
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Top 30 Influencer Marketing Statistics You Need to Know [2023]

These influencer statistics will change how you look at social media Influencer marketing is a hot topic these days. Consumers …
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Marketing Manager Explains Direct Traffic vs Organic Traffic: Winning the Website Wars

Different types of traffic, one common goal: Business growth Every business aspires to grow. Website traffic contributes to that growth, …
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What is BBB Accreditation? [Yes – It Still Matters in 2024]

As a business owner or manager, it’s vital to have BBB accreditation. Here’s everything you need to know to become …
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Small Business Guide to Inventory Management [With Pictures]

Are you keeping track of your inventory? An inventory management system is what you need. As a business, you know …

Anna Reeve Posts

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Marketing Manager Explains Direct Traffic vs Organic Traffic: Winning the Website Wars

Different types of traffic, one common goal: Business growth Every business aspires to grow. Website traffic contributes to that growth, …
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What is BBB Accreditation? [Yes – It Still Matters in 2024]

As a business owner or manager, it’s vital to have BBB accreditation. Here’s everything you need to know to become …
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Small Business Guide to Inventory Management [With Pictures]

Are you keeping track of your inventory? An inventory management system is what you need. As a business, you know …
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70% More Likely to Acquire New Markets – 5 Benefits of Hiring a Diverse Workforce

Discover why diversity in the workplace is essential Did you know that having a diverse workforce is helpful to a …
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How to Hire the Best Candidates According to a Talent Acquisition Expert

Want to hire quality candidates that are a good fit? Let us show you how. Is your business struggling to …
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What is a payment gateway and how does it work? 

A payment processor answers: How does a payment gateway work? You’ve likely come across the term “payment gateway” on some …
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7 Best Easter Marketing Ideas

Enliven your business with our innovative Easter marketing ideas Yes, it is that time of the year again! Easter is …
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5 Ways to Avoid Employee Fraud at Your Business 

Internal fraud can weaken your organization from the inside. Let us help you. Fraudulent activity at a business can be …
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Google My Business 101

Discover how you can leverage Google My Business to grow your business Businesses worldwide are always seeking new ways to …

Renee McBride Posts

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Marketing Manager Shares Affordable Marketing Ideas for Rich Results

There are a lot of different ways to advertise your small or local business. Here are just a few ideas …
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Organic Traffic Can Capture Over 40% of Your Revenue: Here’s What to Know

There are many ways to grow your Facebook business page. There are more ways to increase the number of shoppers …
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The Fastest Way to Destroy Your Business: What NOT to Do as a Small Business Owner

If your goal is to drive your business into the ground, then you should follow these steps! Here are seven …
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The Value of Shopping Local is Not Just About Money

When possible, I try to eat at local restaurants. These local restaurants tend to be smaller than the big brands …
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Sell 20% More with These Restaurant Decoration Ideas

Low-budget restaurant redecorating tips Thinking of renovating your restaurant or bar? Read this first! According to studies, restaurants that had …
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These Small Office Layout Ideas Improve Morale—Really!

How to Decorate Your Office Building Thinking of renovating your company’s office? Read this first! A well-designed office space can …
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Car Mechanic Shop Ideas Beyond the Waiting Room

Renovations usually cost about $200 per square foot! Most growing businesses cannot afford that. We did our research and found …
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How a Successful Seasonal Business Spends its Off-Season

Seasonal businesses face a lot of challenges. With seasonal fluctuations in sales, you’re probably wondering how other stores are able …
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Augmented Reality Marketing Is Here—And It Looks Promising

Over the last 60 years, virtual reality (VR) has continued to grow. It is slowly becoming a part of every-day …

Ariel Westphal Posts

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How the 2018 Government Shutdown Affects Small Businesses

Beginning on Saturday, December 22nd, 2018 at midnight, the United States government began its second shutdown of the year. The …
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5 Essential Tasks to Prepare Your Business for the New Year

As 2023 comes to a close, it’s time to start thinking about next year and what a new year will …
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Controversy in Marketing: A Lesson by Nike

“Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything.” On September 3rd, for the 30th anniversary of their “Just Do …
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The Undecided Future of Century II

“The best way to predict the future is to create it…” Perhaps one of the most defining structures in Wichita, …
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How the Pumpkin Spice Latte Became a Marketing Dream

“Pumpkin, spice, and everything nice…” It’s the start of September. The kids are back in school, the temperature is lowering, …
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5 Main Reasons Social Media is the Future of Your Business

Getting your brand out there has never been so easy… Social media plays a large part in the modern world …
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Stick to These Simple Rules to Improve Your Blog

This one’s for you, bloggers! …
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Introducing Payment Processing for Seasonal Businesses

Why should you choose Acumen Connections? Let us tell you …
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How to Hone Your Small Business Ideas

If coming up with a new business idea was baking, this would be your recipe …

Acumen Connection Posts

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The 6 Best Work-From-Home Tools, According to a Remote Manager

Six of the Best Apps That Revolutionize the Way We Work Remotely Remote work was becoming a quickly growing trend …
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Five Online Advertising Tips for Ecommerce Success

Our top tips for digital marketing Let’s face it – it’s 2023, and the world becomes more technologically advanced with …
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